About Us


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Who We Are

PenPRIG is the Peninsula Parkinson’s Research Interest Group. “We” are Ulli Funken, Sue Whipps, Chris Maycock and Nigel Coleman. All volunteers, we live in Cornwall and Devon. PenPRIG is an independent unincorporated association.

What we do

  • Organise  events for presentation and discussion about Parkinson’s research
  • Promote opportunities to participate, and explain what it involves
  • Encourage engagement between researchers, people with Parkinson’s and Care Partners.

Our Invitation

We believe that a better understanding of the science among the Parkinson’s community allied with a better understanding of the lived experience by the Research Community is a Win-Win. If you share our view and are willing to offer some of your time, skills and knowledge please get in touch.

If you cannot offer personal support please consider giving financial support to Peninsula Parkinson’s Research, sort code 30-96-26, account 55539668.